ACAAI presents Excellence Awards to industry stakeholders
At 39th Annual Convention, which was held recently in Istanbul, the Air Cargo Agents Association of India (ACAAI) has introduced ‘ACAAI Excellent Awards’ to recognise outstanding performances by the airlines, airports, ground handling operators/terminal operators and individuals. Commenting on the awards, Sam Katgara, past president, ACAAI and chairman, Jury Committee, said that ACAAI had initiated the awards to honour excellent performers. The award winners were selected by the jury members from a number of nominees. In future many other associates of this industry will also be included for recognition. The Award winners are: GHAsHyderabad Menzies, AISATS and CSC India; Airports for cargo operation-GMR Hyderabad International Airport, Delhi International Airport and Mumbai International Airport; Airlines (cargo)-Emirates, Cathay Pacific and Air India. The lifetime achievement award went to Vinoo Ubhayakar, past president, ACAAI.
The convention was wellattended by over 300 delegates from across India. Also the convention witnessed the presence of a significant number of overseas delegates, especially from Turkey. There were six business sessions addressed by several industry experts and stakeholders. ( Also see page 44)